It looks like that Drake reign just won’t let up. Drizzy’s More Life “playlist” has debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart as expected. Not only did the 6 God break his own streaming record, but he now ties Eminem and Kanye West for second most number one hip-hop albums.
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According to Nielsen, More Life moved 505,000 album units opening week (226,000 in traditional album sales, 23,000 TEA units). Of that total, a record 257,000 units were attributed to streaming equivalent album units, which equals to 384.8 million streams of songs from More Life during its debut week. More Life had already set new opening day streaming records on both Spotify and Apple Music‘s streaming platforms the weekend of its release.
With is 7th consecutive number one Drake only trails Jay Z who has 13 number one albums.